Business Management

Associate of Applied Science

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A number of options will be open to you with a Business Management degree. Our program provides a broad background in all aspects of business management, including business management theory, finance and accounting, human resources, software applications, marketing, e-commerce, and business law.

Your depth of knowledge will be demonstrated with a capstone project, which is reviewed by local business professionals. Plus, you’ll develop a portfolio that will help pave the way to a professional career. The Business Management Program can be taken in a format that combines classroom and online learning or entirely online.

Upon graduation, the world of entry-level management positions will be open to you or, if you wish to open your own business, continue your education with our embedded Entrepreneurship certificate.

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Estimated Program Costs

Estimated Program Cost

Business Management

This program will cost about $9,700* based on tuition and basic program fees. There may be additional fees for books, materials, and testing. For more information on tuition costs, visit the Tuition Page.

* Tuition and fees are subject to change.

Graduation Employment Stats

Business Management 2014-2015 Graduation Employment Stats

Graduates Responding26
Employed in Related Occupation11
Employed in Non-related Occupations6
Seeking Employment1
Continuing Education7
Not in Labor Market1

Salary Data - Related Employment

Part TimeFull Time
Average Hours Per Week2542
Median Hourly Wage$13.65 $17.00
Hourly Wage Range$10.00 - $17.31$11.00 - $19.71
Median Annual Salary$18,700.00 $35,360.00

Respondents in Related Occupations

  • Account Receivable/Railroad; Decorah, IA
  • Automotive Technician; Unknown
  • Customer Service; Authenticom, La Crosse, WI
  • HR Assistant; Time Investment Company, West Bend, WI
  • Lead Quality Assurance Inspector; Gold'n Plump, Arcadia, WI
  • Overhead Door Technician; Overhead Door, Onalaska, WI
  • Rental Agent; National Car Rental, La Crosse, WI
  • Shift Leader; High Rollers, La Crosse, WI

Career Opportunities

Business Development Specialist
Business Associate/Analyst
Human Resource Assistant
Business Support Specialist
Economic Support Specialist
Employment Specialist
HR Generalist

Program Outcomes

  • Use effective communication skills
  • Apply mathematical concepts
  • Transfer social and natural science theories into practical applications
  • Demonstrate ability to think critically
  • Demonstrate ability to value self and work ethically with others in a diverse population
  • Use technology effectively
  • Make decisions that incorporate the importance of sustainability
  • Plan the operations of a business across functional areas.
  • Organize resources to achieve the goals of an organization.
  • Control business processes.
  • Direct individuals and/or processes to meet organizational goals.
  • Apply principles of corporate responsibility.

Admission Requirements

College Requirements

$30 Application Fee

Program Specific Requirements


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Transfer Agreements

University of Phoenix
University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
Viterbo University

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